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Swearing in of the 2016-2017 Board

June 21, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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219 N Paulina Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
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15th Annual NICE Awards

The 2016 NICE Awards were a night to remember! This awards show celebrates the best of the best in the Greater Chicago market for events happening between December 1, 2014 and November 30, 2015.
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ISES Gives Back

The ISES Chicago Chapter’s March event was a memorable “Members Only” experience which offered our group a chance to roll up their sleeves and give back to the local community.
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BE INSPIRED: New Year! New You! Champagne & Headshots

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Welcome to ISES Greater Chicago

The International Special Events Society (ISES) was founded in 1987 to foster enlightened performance through education while promoting ethical conduct. ISES works to join professionals to focus on the "event as a whole" rather than its individual parts. ISES has grown to include chapters throughout the world.

The solid peer network ISES provides helps special events professionals produce outstanding results for clients while establishing positive working relationships with other event colleagues.

OUR STORY

For over 25 years ISES has been a valued and trusted partner in the events industry. An industry that generates over $200 billion for the global economy and supports over four million jobs. ISES members are regarded as the very best in what they do, creating a powerful and influential community of event professionals around the world, working together to find new ways to communicate through the power of live events. 

OUR VISION

Our vision expresses our place in the world. It captures our reason for being and defines our direction as an association.

WE ARE THE PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATION REPRESENTING THE CREATIVE EVENTS PROFESSIONAL, GLOBALLY

OUR CORE VALUES

CREATIVITY
INSPIRATION
TEAMWORK
EDUCATION
RELATIONSHIPS